Week 3 Translation in Progress (2)

Deciding on the Word Meaning

1、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. In the negative, right and left, and black and white are reversed.

2、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. She tried to right her husband from the charge of bribery.

3、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the words in red. The most unrealistic thing about romantic fiction is that the heroine always marries Mr. Right.

4、Please translate the following Chinese sentence into English. Pay attention to the words in red. 习近平主席高度评价拉贝先生,认为他“对生命有大爱、对和平有追求”。

Looking for Appropriate Expression

1、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. We had barely sat down before we heard guns firing outside.

2、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. The boy fell down from the ladder before he knew it.

3、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. I’ll do it now before I forget.

4、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Pay attention to the word in red. We will die before we give in.

Week 4 Understanding and Expressing Word Meaning (1)

Identify and Translate Specialized Vocabulary

1、Please translate the following English sentences into Chinese. Pay attention to the specialized vocabulary in the sentences. In the language of science, a few words such as force, work and power, have definite meanings. They are different from the meanings that are given to them in everyday life.

2、Please translate the following English sentences into Chinese. Pay attention to the specialized vocabulary. Posted on the dashboard were last minute to-dos, handwritten cue cards, and the user’s guide for the rocket. Next to Armstrong’s chair was the most important tool of all: the abort lever, resembling a big oven dial on a pole.

3、Please translate the following Chinese sentence into English. Pay attention to the specialized vocabulary in the sentence. 专家学者参与了青奥会物联网项目、交通保障项目、空气质量保障等大批技术项目的开发以及青奥文化教育活动的策划组织工作。

Analyzing Grammar and Logic

1、Analyze the grammar and/or logic of the following sentence and translate it into Chinese. Just as the haunted bedrooms are avoided for sleeping, the living room is avoided for conversation, being so huge that all talk evaporates into the air before it reaches the listener.

2、Analyze the grammar and/or logic of the following sentence and translate it into Chinese. A spirited discussion springs up between a young girl who insists that women have outgrown the jumping-on-the-chair-at-the-sight-of-a-mouse era and a colonel who says that they haven’t.

3、Analyze the grammar and logic of the following sentence and tralsate it into Chinese: The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board is here to serve you by providing benefits, compensation and return-to-work services as a result of a work-related injury or illness.

Week 8 Sentence Translation: Word Order, Division, and Combination (2)

Dividing a Sentence

1、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Divide the sentence if necessary. It is customary for the Porters to send a postcard to say when they will be arriving.

2、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Divide the sentence if necessary. She eventually escaped her poverty and moved to New York City, where she became a successful gossip columnist.

3、Please translate the following English sentence into Chinese. Divide the sentence if necessary. It once belonged to a Protestant landlord who sold up and moved away after a childless marriage.

4、Please translate the following Chinese sentence into English. Divide the sentence if necessary. 明永乐帝1412年敕建琉璃塔,耗时17年。 [提示:“琉璃塔”译为“The Glazed Pagoda of the Grand Baoen Temple”]

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